Congratulations to the WYSE team on their 2nd place finish at Sectionals. This team is the first MTHS team to ever advance to the State Finals at the U of I in April. Clay Barlow was the sectional champion in Engineering Graphics. Anthony Wessel placed 2nd in Physics and 3rd in Computer Science. Peyton Schroeder placed 2nd in Math. Skai Salmon placed 2nd in Engineering Graphics. Ryan Meyer placed 3rd in Engineering Graphics. Anne Flintgruber placed 3rd in English. Congratulations!
The MTHS Robotics Team’s Alliance won the Central Illinois Regional Competition and was awarded the 2017 Innovation and Control Award. The Red Alliance scored 506 points which is a New Penalty Free World High Score. The MTHS team will now compete at the World Championship in St. Louis on April 26-29, 2017.
Take a look at the following link to see our students in action — http://gallery.marswars.org/. Congratulations MTHS Robotics!
MTHS Students Display Work at the Mid-Illini Art Show
FIRST Robotics Team – MarsCars Presentation
This is the 5th year that the MTHS First Robotics team has modified a battery-powered ride-on kids car for a local child. This year the team designed the car to have two steering wheels so that twin sisters could play together. Take a look at the how the team shared their talents to make smiles and memories!
National Merit Scholarship Finalists Announced
MTHS is proud to announce that Carsten B., Anne F., Jacob G., and Peyton S. have all become finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Contest. Congratulations!
During the week of February 6th, students from the MTHS Choral Program held their 3rd Annual “Give Back Week.” This week is intended to emphasize the importance of community, kindness, and generosity. Throughout the week, Choir Board Members led their peers in activities, card making, and much more. In only 5 days, 112 students changed the lives of over 700 members of our surrounding communities and raised $480 that has been donated to TAPS in Pekin, IL and Heifer International, a global nonprofit group working to eradicate poverty and hunger! Click HERE to learn more about “Give Back Week”.
Congratulations MTHS Chess Team!
Congratulations to the MTHS Chess Team for placing 1st at the 2A State Chess Tournament. What an incredible and awesome accomplishment!
Congratulations to the WYSE Team!
Congratulations to the WYSE team for finishing 2nd at the Regional competition and advancing to Sectionals. Individual medalists were: Anthony Wessel 2nd Computer Science and 3rd Physics, Clay Barlow 1st Engineering Graphics, Zoe Hobbs and Carsten Boast 2nd Engineering Graphics, Skai Salmon, Ryan Meyer, and Grant Hammer 3rd Engineering Graphics, Anne Flintgruber 2nd English, Peyton Schroeder 3rd Math.
Congratulations to the MTHS Speech Team
“So proud of the MTHS Speech Team performance at IHSA Regional Meet at Washington. Everyone performed in the final round for their events, and Anne F. will advance to the Sectional Meet in Geneseo in both of her events by finishing in the top four in Impromptu and Special Occasion Speaking.” Curtis D. Rowden
Take a Look at Inertia in Slow-Motion
Ms. Johnson’s Integrated Science class is seeing and learning about inertia in slow-motion. Look closely to see the stack of pennies balancing on the top of the hoop. Take a look at this cool experiment!